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Skin Tag, Mole, and Seborrheic Keratosis Removal

In an ideal world, your skin would be unmarked by blemishes. No acne, stretch marks, skin tags, freckles, moles, or other irregularities would mar the texture and color of your skin. While the world we live in is filled with these imperfections, cosmetic treatments can eliminate many skin conditions and give you an even and smooth […]

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Battle of the Cellulite Treatments: Cellfina™ Versus Cellulaze™

As a provider who has been working with the skin for over 15 years, one of the most common questions I get from my patients is how to permanently treat cellulite. For years, cellulite creams, mesotherapy, and procedures like Vanquish were used with minimal to no effectiveness. In fact, up until about three years ago, […]

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Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP)

What is PRP? PRP stands for platelet rich plasma. It is simply blood that has been treated so that the growth factors and cell signaling molecules (cytokines) responsible for wound healing become highly concentrated. How does PRP work? When concentrated correctly, the platelet rich plasma can stimulate healing by giving tissue a boost of all […]

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Brotox—Not Just for Women

In 2002, Allergan introduced us to the world of neurotoxins for cosmetic purposes by gaining FDA approval for the temporary improvement in the appearance of moderate to severe glabellar lines (the vertical “frown lines” between the brows). Over the last 15 years, BOTOX® Cosmetic has become a well-known product for the treatment of fine lines […]

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Concerned About Your Skin? Check Out Our Skin Diagnosis & Reference Guide

Do you have a skin condition that you’re concerned about? Is it something you can’t identify or don’t know how to treat? Our Skin Diagnosis & Reference Guide can help you identify your skin condition, teach you all about it, and tell you about successful treatments for it. How It Works Our Skin Diagnosis & […]

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Does BOTOX® Prevent Wrinkles?

BOTOX® Cosmetic is injected into muscles to help limit their movement. Does doing BOTOX® Cosmetic to prevent wrinkles make sense? The answer is yes, and no. Faces are meant to have movement. Blocking movement and, in turn, weakening the muscles that lift the brows for instance, can result in a flat look, making some patients […]

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Ulthera®: Non-surgical Skin Tightening

The popularity of non-surgical skin tightening has been steadily rising due to the effectiveness of new device models and individuals opting for less invasive forms of anti-aging treatments. Patients who are considering surgical procedures for tightening of the skin and improvement of skin quality should research the benefits of choosing a non-invasive treatment before making […]

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What Is Mohs Micrographic Surgery?

Mohs micrographic surgery is a skin-sparing technique used for the treatment of skin cancer. In this manner, skin cancer is removed with a small margin of clinically normal tissue and then frozen. The orientation of the tissue is maintained and mapped to ensure that almost all of the tissue margins are examined. The tissue is […]

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CoolSculpting® Is Now Even Better!

Faster Treatment Times More Patient Comfort More Tissue Treated CoolSculpting® has changed its applicator design and can now deliver treatments in nearly half the time. Treatment times that used to take one hour can now be accomplished in 35 minutes. At Colorado Skin & Vein, we have two machines so that we can treat two […]

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VenaSeal™

The next phase of vein treatments is here in Denver. If you have an active lifestyle and want the absolute minimum downtime after having your veins treated, VenaSeal™ is a truly groundbreaking option. We are now performing the new VenaSeal™ treatment that requires no post-procedure compression stockings and patients can return to their normal activities […]

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